The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Elasticsearch
Rank 466 532 524
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -8
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 131 67 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.12% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.29% 0.70% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 49 16
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£450 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10187 9531 8359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.30% 17.49% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6177 5861 4724
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 310 411
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 118 £463 +2.77% 86
London +39 89 £450 -4.25% 65
City of London +15 16 £558 +23.88% 18
South West +8 11 £540 +80.00% 3
Somerset - 8 £543 -
Taunton - 8 £543 -
Cardiff +7 7 £400 +6.66% 2
South Wales -4 7 £400 +6.66% 2
Wales -11 7 £400 +6.66% 2
North West -26 4 £413 +3.12% 2
North East - 4 £388 -
East of England - 4 £475 - 5
Northern Ireland - 4 - - 1
Hammersmith - 4 £448 - 1
County Antrim - 4 - - 1
Belfast - 4 - - 1
Manchester -13 3 - - 1
Leeds - 3 £388 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £388 -
Yorkshire - 3 £388 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £475 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £475 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £475 -
Chester +2 1 £413 +3.12% 1
Cheshire -10 1 £413 +3.12% 1
South East -21 1 - - 10
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £475 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 2

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 155 (56.36%) Java
2 133 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (34.91%) MongoDB
4 90 (32.73%) Linux
5 89 (32.36%) TDD
6 87 (31.64%) NoSQL
7 74 (26.91%) JavaScript
8 73 (26.55%) DevOps
9 70 (25.45%) Hadoop
10 69 (25.09%) Python
11 66 (24.00%) Puppet
12 62 (22.55%) Big Data
13 61 (22.18%) HTML
14 59 (21.45%) Web Services
15 58 (21.09%) UNIX
16 56 (20.36%) Git (software)
17 55 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
18 52 (18.91%) Spring
19 51 (18.55%) Ansible
20 50 (18.18%) Redis
21 49 (17.82%) Apache Solr
22 48 (17.45%) RESTful
22 48 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
22 48 (17.45%) CSS
23 47 (17.09%) AngularJS
23 47 (17.09%) Jenkins
24 44 (16.00%) BDD
25 43 (15.64%) Open Source
26 42 (15.27%) PHP
26 42 (15.27%) SQL

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (17.82%) Apache Solr
2 37 (13.45%) Apache
3 35 (12.73%) Tomcat
4 20 (7.27%) Node.js
5 15 (5.45%) nginx
6 11 (4.00%) Apache Spark
6 11 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 10 (3.64%) Drupal
8 7 (2.55%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.18%) JBoss
10 5 (1.82%) CMS
11 4 (1.45%) Mule
11 4 (1.45%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.09%) Umbraco
12 3 (1.09%) IIS
12 3 (1.09%) Confluence
13 2 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.73%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) MS Office
1 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.36%) SPSS
1 1 (0.36%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 55 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.45%) GitHub
3 11 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.82%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.09%) PaaS
7 3 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.73%) IaaS
8 2 (0.73%) Heroku
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.36%) SaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.91%) HTTP
2 7 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.45%) DNS
3 4 (1.45%) Internet
4 3 (1.09%) SMTP
4 3 (1.09%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.73%) SSL
5 2 (0.73%) VPN
5 2 (0.73%) SNA
5 2 (0.73%) OSPF
5 2 (0.73%) BGP
5 2 (0.73%) SSH
5 2 (0.73%) MRTG
6 1 (0.36%) DHCP
6 1 (0.36%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (34.91%) MongoDB
2 87 (31.64%) NoSQL
3 70 (25.45%) Hadoop
4 62 (22.55%) Big Data
5 50 (18.18%) Redis
6 40 (14.55%) MySQL
7 36 (13.09%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (12.36%) Couchbase
9 33 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 27 (9.82%) CouchDB
11 16 (5.82%) Triplestore
12 14 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (4.73%) OLTP
13 13 (4.73%) Amazon Redshift
14 12 (4.36%) MarkLogic
15 11 (4.00%) Riak
15 11 (4.00%) Apache Hive
16 10 (3.64%) SQL Server
17 8 (2.91%) RDBMS
17 8 (2.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (20.36%) Git (software)
2 47 (17.09%) Jenkins
3 28 (10.18%) Cucumber
4 14 (5.09%) WebDriver
4 14 (5.09%) JUnit
5 12 (4.36%) Maven
6 11 (4.00%) Mockito
7 10 (3.64%) Hudson
8 9 (3.27%) Subversion
9 8 (2.91%) JIRA
9 8 (2.91%) Jasmine
10 7 (2.55%) Mocha
10 7 (2.55%) TestNG
11 6 (2.18%) Liquibase
12 5 (1.82%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.82%) NUnit
12 5 (1.82%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.45%) Selenium
14 3 (1.09%) Phing
15 2 (0.73%) Gerrit
General
1 21 (7.64%) Finance
2 17 (6.18%) Marketing
3 15 (5.45%) Advertising
3 15 (5.45%) Games
4 11 (4.00%) Retail
5 9 (3.27%) Banking
6 7 (2.55%) Publishing
7 5 (1.82%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.45%) Legal
9 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.73%) Back Office
11 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (51.64%) Developer
2 60 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 41 (14.91%) Architect
4 32 (11.64%) Senior Developer
5 27 (9.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (6.55%) Java Architect
7 17 (6.18%) .NET Developer
8 12 (4.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (2.91%) Scala Developer
10 8 (2.91%) DevOps Architect
11 7 (2.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.55%) AWS Developer
11 7 (2.55%) Consultant
11 7 (2.55%) PHP Developer
11 7 (2.55%) Lead Architect
11 7 (2.55%) Ruby Developer
12 6 (2.18%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (2.18%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (22.18%) HTML
2 59 (21.45%) Web Services
3 52 (18.91%) Spring
4 48 (17.45%) CSS
4 48 (17.45%) RESTful
5 47 (17.09%) AngularJS
6 41 (14.91%) Lucene
7 40 (14.55%) REST
7 40 (14.55%) jQuery
8 37 (13.45%) J2EE
9 33 (12.00%) HTML5
10 28 (10.18%) .NET
11 25 (9.09%) JSON
12 22 (8.00%) CSS3
13 19 (6.91%) LAMP
14 17 (6.18%) SOAP
15 16 (5.82%) Backbone.js
15 16 (5.82%) RabbitMQ
16 15 (5.45%) ASP.NET
17 14 (5.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.64%) Open Source
2 14 (5.09%) Data Integration
3 13 (4.73%) Online Games
3 13 (4.73%) User Experience
4 8 (2.91%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.45%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.45%) W3C
8 4 (1.45%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.09%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.09%) Social Network
10 2 (0.73%) Replication
10 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.73%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.73%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 90 (32.73%) Linux
2 58 (21.09%) UNIX
3 16 (5.82%) CentOS
4 10 (3.64%) Debian
5 6 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.45%) Android
8 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.73%) Windows
9 2 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.73%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.36%) Fedora
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.36%) TDD
3 73 (26.55%) DevOps
4 48 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (16.00%) BDD
6 42 (15.27%) Scrum
7 36 (13.09%) OO
8 30 (10.91%) MVC
9 28 (10.18%) Software Engineering
10 25 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 23 (8.36%) Analytics
12 19 (6.91%) E-Commerce
13 17 (6.18%) SOA
14 16 (5.82%) Configuration Management
15 15 (5.45%) ETL
16 12 (4.36%) OOP
16 12 (4.36%) Data Architecture
17 11 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
17 11 (4.00%) RDF
17 11 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 155 (56.36%) Java
2 74 (26.91%) JavaScript
3 69 (25.09%) Python
4 42 (15.27%) Ruby
4 42 (15.27%) PHP
4 42 (15.27%) SQL
5 32 (11.64%) Scala
6 28 (10.18%) Perl
6 28 (10.18%) C#
7 27 (9.82%) Bash Shell
8 19 (6.91%) PL/SQL
8 19 (6.91%) Shell Script
9 13 (4.73%) SPARQL
10 6 (2.18%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.45%) C
12 3 (1.09%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.09%) PHP5
12 3 (1.09%) C++
12 3 (1.09%) R
13 2 (0.73%) Go
Qualifications
1 22 (8.00%) Degree
2 13 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.91%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.09%) Varnish
2 12 (4.36%) Docker
3 5 (1.82%) vCloud
3 5 (1.82%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.09%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.36%) Gluster
6 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 66 (24.00%) Puppet
2 51 (18.55%) Ansible
3 35 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (8.73%) Vagrant
5 22 (8.00%) logstash
6 19 (6.91%) Nagios
7 18 (6.55%) Kibana
8 17 (6.18%) ZABBIX
9 16 (5.82%) Salt
10 10 (3.64%) Cacti
11 4 (1.45%) yum
12 3 (1.09%) Capistrano
12 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (1.09%) SELinux
12 3 (1.09%) Icinga
13 2 (0.73%) Opsview
14 1 (0.36%) Oozie
Vendors
1 35 (12.73%) Oracle
2 17 (6.18%) Rackspace
3 15 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 13 (4.73%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.00%) Sun
6 8 (2.91%) VMware
7 7 (2.55%) New Relic
8 5 (1.82%) IBM
8 5 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.45%) Zend
9 4 (1.45%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.09%) Tableau
10 3 (1.09%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.09%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.09%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.73%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.73%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.73%) Google
11 2 (0.73%) Percona
11 2 (0.73%) Palantir
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